skip to content
Applied remote sensing for urban planning, governance and sustainability Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Applied remote sensing for urban planning, governance and sustainability

Author: Maik Netzband; William Louis Stefanov; Charles L Redman
Publisher: Berlin ; London : Springer, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This evaluation of the potential of remote sensing of urban areas helps to close a gap between the research-focused results offered by the "urban remote sensing" community, and the application of  Read more...


(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this


Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Maik Netzband; William Louis Stefanov; Charles L Redman
ISBN: 9783540255468 354025546X
OCLC Number: 85898521
Description: xxxii, 278 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Remote Sensing as a Tool for Urban Planning and Sustainability.- Automatic Land-Cover Classification Derived from High-Resolution IKONOS Satellite Imagery in the Urban Atlantic Forest of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, by Means of an Object-Oriented Approach.- Advances in Urban Remote Sensing: Examples From Berlin (Germany).- Spatial Analysis of Urban Vegetation Scale and Abundance.- Urban Environmental Monitoring in Buenos Aires - Determining Green Areas.- Challenges in Characterizing and Mitigating Urban Heat Islands - A Role for Integrated Approaches Including Remote Sensing.- Phoenix, Arizona, USA: Applications of Remote Sensing in a Rapidly Urbanizing Desert Region.- Application of Remote Sensing and GIS Technique for Urban Environmental Management and Sustainable Development of Delhi, India.- Berlin (Germany) Urban and Environmental Information System: Application of Remote Sensing for Planning and Governance - Potentials and Problems.- Views of Chiang Mai: The Contributions of Remote-Sensing to Urban Governance and Sustainability.- 20 Years After Reforms: Challenges to Planning and Development in China's City-Regions and Opportunities for Remote Sensing.
Responsibility: Maik Netzband, William L. Stefanov, Charles Redman, editors.


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

From the reviews:"This collection of earnest and workmanlike essays had its origins in the 100 Cities Project - formerly the Urban Environmental Monitoring (UEM) Project-at Arizona State University. Read more...

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data

Primary Entity

<> # Applied remote sensing for urban planning, governance and sustainability
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "85898521" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <> ; # London
   library:placeOfPublication <> ; # Berlin
   schema:about <> ; # Sustainable development--Government policy--Remote sensing
   schema:about <> ; # Metropolitan government--Remote sensing
   schema:about <> ; # City planning--Remote sensing
   schema:about <> ; # City planning--Remote sensing
   schema:about <> ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <> ; # Maik Netzband
   schema:contributor <> ; # Charles L. Redman
   schema:contributor <> ; # William Louis Stefanov
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Applied remote sensing for urban planning, governance and sustainability"@en ;
   schema:productID "85898521" ;
   schema:publication <> ;
   schema:publisher <> ; # Springer
   schema:url <> ;
   schema:url <> ;
   schema:workExample <> ;
   umbel:isLike <> ;
   wdrs:describedby <> ;

Related Entities

<> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;

<> # Sustainable development--Government policy--Remote sensing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <> ;
   schema:name "Sustainable development--Government policy--Remote sensing"@en ;

<> # City planning--Remote sensing
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "City planning--Remote sensing"@en ;

<> # Maik Netzband
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Netzband" ;
   schema:givenName "Maik" ;
   schema:name "Maik Netzband" ;

<> # Charles L. Redman
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Redman" ;
   schema:givenName "Charles L." ;
   schema:name "Charles L. Redman" ;

<> # William Louis Stefanov
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Stefanov" ;
   schema:givenName "William Louis" ;
   schema:name "William Louis Stefanov" ;

    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "354025546X" ;
   schema:isbn "9783540255468" ;

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.